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Truck driver plows into
the archeological site of Nasca
The Nasca Lines were damaged when a rig plowed into the ancient site on Saturday, 27th of January in 2018, the country's ministry of culture said.
The authorities found deep tire marks across an area of 50 meters by 100 meters in the site's grounds and damage to three geoglyphs.
Next general meeting of the association: April/May, 2018
"Deutsche Welle" reports about Maria Reiche
Under the heading "La historia de la alemana que se enamoró de Nazca" 'Deutsche Welle' reports about the enormous work of Maria Reiche and the actual threat of
the Nasca world heritage.
Greenpeace activists are damaging the World Cultural Heritage
Monday, Dec. 8, 2014: Greenpeace activists walk towards the historic landmark of the hummingbird in Nasca. They displayed the message "Time for Change:
The Future is Renewable" which can be viewed from the sky during the climate talks in Peru.
The president of the Maria Reiche Internacional Association, Ana María Cogorno, termed the campaign a "damage of the World Cultural Heritage"
during an interview with RPP Noticias.
The exhibition "The Nasca research project" was shown in October 2017 at the Technical University (CVUT) Prag/Czech Republic.
Impressions from the opening
In the near future the exhibition can be seen in Dresden at the University of Applied Sciences (HTW).
The exhibition catalog is available for download [24 MB].
The Museum of Arts in Lima and the
Rietberg-Museum (Switzerland) are presenting the exhibition "NASCA".
The exhibition will be shown first in Lima (June–Oct 2017), then in Zurich Nov 2017-April 2018, later travelling to the Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn (May–Sep 2018).
"DIE AMERIKAS - Lebenswelten vom Eismeer bis nach Feuerland"
Part of the permanent exhibition "Trips around one world"
Venue: GRASSI- Museum für Völkerkunde zu Leipzig